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  • Vegetable trials at the Garden

    Learn about the variety trials that are being conducted at the Georgeson Botanical Garden in Fairbanks. Three workshops will cover the varieties, growth habits and best practices for growing the crops. This workshop series begins on August 7 with carrots, beets and beans. Sign up at and view the flier for the full schedule. Let us know which crops you think we […]

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  • Botanical Art Exhibition in the Bear Gallery

    Karen Stomberg is a botanical artist who has worked extensively with the Georgeson Botanical Garden to create beautiful art showcasing the natural aesthetics of plants – especially those native to Alaska. In her most recent show, hosted in the Bear Gallery at Centennial Hall in Pioneer Park, she has painted specimens from the National Herbarium […]

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  • Workshops come to the Garden!

    The Georgeson Botanical Garden Society is hosting a series of workshops on August 6th, 8th, and 9th. All workshops are free courtesy of the Georgeson Botanical Garden Society and will meet at the Drew Plaza before heading to the workshop location. Rose workshop Janet Matheson 6:00pm on August 6th Garden rosarian Janet Matheson will give […]

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  • August 19th Georgeson Botanical Garden Society Meeting

    Dear friends of the Georgeson Botanical Garden Society, The Society will hold its August Board Meeting on Sunday, August 19th, at 3:00pm in the Garden office. The Society will be voting on whether to expand the Board from its current number of 7 Board Members to 9. This is a public meeting and all are […]

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  • Herbs in the Garden

    Many people buy herbs because they smell good. Most of us plan on using them but we plant them way out in the garden so they never really get used as much as they could. You might consider planting herbs that you use frequently in pots placed nearer your kitchen. I love basil and I have 3 pots right […]

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